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Travelers reassess plans, cancel trips amid Mideast conflict

Travelers reassess plans, cancel trips amid Mideast conflict

Violence in the Middle East has some tourists fearing their personal safety could be threatened by traveling to Israel and surrounding areas
Iran prepares for a 'tsunami of tourists'

Iran prepares for a 'tsunami of tourists'

After decades of staying away, travelers are now heading to Iran in larger numbers
Malaysia Airlines crash prompts flight detours

Malaysia Airlines crash prompts flight detours

Commercial airlines that normally cross eastern Ukraine on flights to Europe, Asia and elsewhere are re-routing away from the volatile region
Airbus files patent for saddle seats

Airbus files patent for saddle seats

Perching design fits four passengers into a space previously occupied by three
Video: Seaplane almost lands on whale in Alaska

Video: Seaplane almost lands on whale in Alaska

Onlookers shout as a pontoon plane nearly clips a surfacing whale
Brazil claims belated ‘victory’ in World Cup

Brazil claims belated ‘victory’ in World Cup

The Brazilian government says the World Cup was a triumph for the country’s tourism industry
Universal Studios Japan's 'Wizarding World of Harry Potter' now open

Universal Studios Japan's 'Wizarding World of Harry Potter' now open

Built at a cost of $442.2 million, Universal Studios Japan hopes its magical new attraction will bring in the big bucks
Best romantic summer getaways

Best romantic summer getaways

10 good-weather escapes ready-made for love and affection
And the world's best airline for 2014 is...

And the world's best airline for 2014 is...

Emirates airline loses its crown as UK-based airline consultancy Skytrax names a new top commercial carrier
TripAdvisor names 'world's best' amusement parks

TripAdvisor names 'world's best' amusement parks

Attractions featuring marine animals prove winners as Florida's Discovery Cove and Spain's Siam Park take top honors
Pamplona bull run 'selfie man' sought by police

Pamplona bull run 'selfie man' sought by police

A man who took a dangerous selfie during the running of the bulls in Pamplona, with the half-ton beasts right behind him, is still on the run -- but this time from the police
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